Generating hate and violence

Generating hate and violence

On Saturday of this past weekend, music fans braved threats and realities of rain to hear the best of old-time and bluegrass tunes as the Old Times Fiddler’s Convention wrapped up a little over 40 miles from Floyd. About 160 miles from Floyd, three people died...
A good time on Little River

A good time on Little River

The kids came Saturday to Little River along Thunderstruck Saturday for the 9th Annual Kids Fishing Day, sponsored by The Floyd County Sheriff’s Department and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. The trophy for the largest fish went for the...
The sub-human stain of Donald Trump

The sub-human stain of Donald Trump

Angry emails, nearly all anonymous, and a voice mail message that said, simply, “go to hell” after I wrote earlier this week that Republican Presidential front runner Donald Trump is “America’s Adolph Hitler.” The kind of reaction...
Stupid is as stupid does

Stupid is as stupid does

Interesting week and one that proves the point that fictional Forest Gump made: “Stupid is as stupid does.” In Iowa, the “everything is about me” Presidential candidate Donald Trump demanded $5 million in charitable contributions as the price...
New York values?

New York values?

Texas Senator Ted Cruz, the arch-conservative who some Republicans feel may be the only available alternative to overcoming Donald Trump’s ride to the party’s nomination for President on the hate wagon, is attacking the real estate billionaire for...